|Feasts, Feni, Firecrackers - FN|
Canada-based expat Mel D'Souza talks about his experience in publishing a Goa-related book. Feasts, Feni and Firecrackers Mel D'Souza's book focuses on his schooldays in the late 40's and early 50''s. Writer/cartoonist Mel D'Souza was born in Dar es Salaam in 1937 and worked in Caltex 1953-71. He is married to Lineth and they have two children, Helen and Gillian, and two grandchildren. He has been in Canada since 1971 and traces his Goan roots to Saligao...
Keywords: goa; books; expat writers; authors; mel d'souza; goan; writing on goa; diaspora experiences
|Mel D'Souza... author of Feni, Feasts and Firecrackers - Frederick Noronha [FN]|
Canada-based Goan author Mel D'Souza talks about his book and work... mel.dsouza at sympatico.ca Mel traces his roots to Saligao, Goa, and is also an artist. See this article on him here http://www.downhomelife.com/article.php?id=483
Keywords: canada; goan author; writing; authors; expats, newfoundland, goan writing in english, memoirs, biographies, portuguese goa, colonial goa